There are many opportunities for adults to volunteer to help St. John grow and thrive. We have groups for men, groups for women, and also some groups that are for all. Feel free to call the office during office hours for more information or contacts for any of the groups.
Adult Sunday School Class
A New study "Making Sense of the Bible" led by Rev. Phillip Fenton
Starting Sunday, August 15 @ 9:15 am in the Adult Sunday School Classroom.
This group for the men of St. John meets on the first Tuesday of every
month from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Huff Brewing Co.
Huff Brewing Co.
9805 Koehn Rd.
Bellville, TX 77418
This is a bible study group that uses the Master Builders Bible but
any bible will do. Copies of the Master Builders Bible are available
for sale if you would like one.
The main goal of this group is to promote fellowship through bible study.
The St. John Men in Mission meet the third Monday of the month from September through
May at the Retreat Center. The meetings begin with a social from 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm.
The meal is at 6:30 pm followed by a devotion, program and business meeting.
The meetings are usually concluded by 8:00 pm.
All St. John men are encouraged to come to the monthly meetings. The cost of the meal
is $7.00/person and those planning to attend should call the church office by Thursday before the
meeting so the proper amount of food can be ordered.
A family night is held in October when spouses and widows of deceased members are invited.
The major activity of the St. John Men in Mission is preparing food for the Church Picnic and
the Oktoberfest. The group also sponsors scholarships for worthy St. John youth.
The Women of the ELCA is an organization of all the women of the church.
All women are encouraged to participate in the activities. There are three
General Meetings per year on the second Tuesday of the months of
January, June, and September at 5:30 pm.
There are also three 'Circles' or groups that meet for a monthly Bible Study,
social, and occasional project.
Mary/Martha Circle: Meet on the third Tuesday of each month
at 2:30 pm, in the Fellowship Hall.
Rachel Circle: Meet on the second Wednesday of each month
at 11:30 am, in the Fellowship Hall.
Ruth Circle: Meet on the third Tuesday of each month
at 9:30 am, in the Fellowship Hall.
The women also have several different committees that you may
join as you wish. These committees help with different events
throughout the year such as: Lutheran World Relief kits,
Games Day, Thankoffering weekend, our Scholarship Bake Sale,
and several different meals during the year as well as many others.
For more information on this group, please see the attached document HERE.